Fire is essential for life. Providing warmth for comfort, heat for cooking, the ability to purify drinking water, and giving light for your camp. This is a basic fire craft class covering the following topics:
The science behind fire
Flame safety and responsibility
Effective choosing of tinder, kindling, and firewood
Preparation of materials
Modern fire starting methods (match tricks, ferro rod, flint & steel)
Introduction to bow drill friction fire starting
Proper flame maintenance
A fire challenge will conclude the class, putting your newfound skills to the test!
*Children attending must be at least 12 years of age. An adult is required to accompany children under 18 years of age.
Class dates and times:
Summer classes have expired.
Fall sessions TBA. Stay tuned!